Exhaust Service at Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville in Perryville

February 28, 2022

Whenever they hear the term "exhaust service," most Perryville residents think about exhaust pipes and mufflers. Well, actually, exhaust service at Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville is a lot more comprehensive these days. For example, catalytic converters were mandated in 1976 and on-board emission ... More

The Sign of the Shield (Heat Shield Repair and Replacement)

May 2, 2021

Even in the months where temperatures are cooler, heat is still an enemy of your vehicle. When your engine runs, it creates heat, so there are numerous heat shields that protect other parts from those higher temperatures. Heat shields are installed around several areas of the exhaust system. Ot... More

Positive Crankcase Ventilation ? PCV Valve Service at Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville

March 14, 2021

Hello Perryville! Did you know that the first federally-mandated emissions control device was introduced in the 1960's? The Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, or PCV valve, has been installed in Missouri vehicles since 1964 and represents the first legislation by the United States government t... More

Perryville Exhaust and Emissions Service

March 1, 2020

Many Perryville residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville is really a lot more comprehensive these da... More

Charlie's Fast Lube Perryville Automotive Tips: Diagnostic Service

June 24, 2018

Imagine waking up one morning with a stomach ache. You pick up the phone, call the doctors office and say, Ive got a really bad tummy ache. How much will it cost to make me feel better? Of course you wouldnt do that. You know that there could be a lot of reasons for your symptoms and that the doc... More